DOJ Unlikely To Prosecute Holder Contempt Charge

Law360, New York (June 28, 2012, 6:57 PM EDT) -- The U.S. House of Representatives made history Thursday by holding a cabinet member in contempt of Congress for the first time, but the stinging sanction of Attorney General Eric Holder will most likely end there, with few envisioning Holder's subordinates will actually prosecute their boss.

The House voted 255 to 67, with many Democrats walking out in protest without voting, to pass a resolution finding Holder in contempt for failing to comply with a subpoena seeking documents related to the infamous "Fast and Furious" gun-walking operation....
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